Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Mobile Communications

Core study areas include fundamentals of digital signal processing, personal radio communications, information theory and coding, communication channels and a research project. Optional study areas include a research project, digital signal processing for software defined radio, mobile network technologies, intelligent signal processing, advanced individual project.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class (2.1) Honours degree in electronic / electrical engineering, computer engineering, physics or an equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Semester 1: fundamentals of digital signal processing ; personal radio communications; information theory and coding; communication channels. Semester 2: research project; digital signal processing for software defined radio; mobile network technologies; intelligent signal processing; advanced individual project.

Assessment methods

Examinations are held in January and May, with coursework and group work throughout the programme; the individual research project is assessed by written report and viva voce in September.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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